Get your inner Scot on!

Join us at our 7th Annual Hogman-eh! 2018. A free New Year’s Celebration – Scottish style – at the Aberdeen Pavilion!

  • When - December 31st, 2018

  • Time - 5:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.

  • Where - Aberdeen Pavilion, Lansdowne Park. 1525 Princess Patricia, Ottawa

Scots and everyone wanting to enjoy a lively Scottish style party are invited to the largest, free New Year’s Eve celebration in Eastern Ontario, and the largest Hogmanay celebration outside of Scotland! The evening starts with the Great Scot! Kidzone, featuring Highland and Scottish Country Dancing and other fun family activities.

At 7:00 p.m., revelers will celebrate midnight in Scotland with a huge balloon drop, followed by brilliant music from The County Lads, Searson, Còig, The Mudmen as well as the Ottawa Caledonia Pipes and Drums. End the night and greet 2019 by gathering in fellowship to sing Auld Lang Syne, then head outdoors for a fabulous fireworks display over the Great Lawn at midnight. Scottish food, beer & whisky will be available at the Market Place.

Schedule of Events


The Hogman-eh! VIP Experience

Back by popular demand the SSO is offering the “VIP Experience” in the Aberdeen Pavilion at Hogman-eh! Kick up your heels and enjoy select reserved seating to watch the main stage show, passes for a meet & greet with the artists, complimentary coat check, 1 cocktail and appetizers in the Milestones VIP Lounge, plus a swag bag of gifts and goodies from our sponsors.

Details on the Hogman-eh! VIP Experience coming soon!

Annual Scottish Society of Ottawa VIP Membership Fee: $20/person or $30/family (all living in the same location)

As an SSO VIP member you get advance notice of SSO ticketed events as well as a 10% discount!

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